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The Quantification of Hop Landing Balance Using Trunk-Mounted Accelerometry.

J Sport Rehabil 2019 Jun 12:1-4. Epub 2019 Jun 12.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jsr.2018-0384DOI Listing
June 2019

Cognitive behavioral therapy improves diverse profiles of depressive symptoms in Parkinson's disease.

Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 2019 05 4;34(5):722-729. Epub 2019 Mar 4.

Department of Psychiatry, Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/gps.5077DOI Listing
May 2019

A Naturalistic Study of Racial Disparities in Diagnoses at an Outpatient Behavioral Health Clinic.

Psychiatr Serv 2019 Feb 10;70(2):130-134. Epub 2018 Dec 10.

Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care, Piscataway, New Jersey (Gara, Minsky, Silverstein, Miskimen); Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey (Gara, Silverstein, Miskimen); Department of Psychiatry, Dell Medical School, University of Texas at Austin (Strakowski).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ps.201800223DOI Listing
February 2019

Personalized Telemedicine for Depression in Parkinson's Disease: A Pilot Trial.

J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 2018 07 26;31(4):171-176. Epub 2018 Jun 26.

1 Department of Psychiatry, RUTGERS, The State University of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0891988718783274DOI Listing
July 2018

Decreased Mortality Rates of Inmates With Mental Illness After a Tobacco-Free Prison Policy.

Psychiatr Serv 2015 Sep 15;66(9):975-9. Epub 2015 May 15.

Dr. Dickert, Dr. Reeves, and Dr. DeBilio are with University Correctional Health Care, Rutgers University, Trenton, New Jersey. Dr. Williams and Dr. Gara are with the Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, where Dr. Dickert and Dr. Reeves are also affiliated. Dr. Gara is also with University Behavioral Health Care, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey. Send correspondence to Dr. Williams (e-mail: ).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ps.201400429DOI Listing
September 2015

Service Use and Self-Reported Symptoms Among Persons With Positive PTSD Screens and Serious Mental Illness.

Psychiatr Serv 2015 Aug 15;66(8):845-50. Epub 2015 Apr 15.

Dr. Minsky and Dr. Gara are with the Department of Quality Improvement, Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care, Piscataway, New Jersey (e-mail: ). Dr. Minsky and Dr. Gara are also with the Department of Psychiatry, Rutgers University, Piscataway, where Dr. Silverstein is affiliated. Dr. Lu is with the Department of Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Counseling Professions, Rutgers University, Scotch Plains, New Jersey. Dr. Gottlieb and Dr. Mueser are with the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Boston University, Boston.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ps.201400192DOI Listing
August 2015

Hierarchical Classes Analysis (HICLAS): A novel data reduction method to examine associations between biallelic SNPs and perceptual organization phenotypes in schizophrenia.

Schizophr Res Cogn 2015 Jun;2(2):56-63

Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care, 151 Centennial Ave, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA ; Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 671 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scog.2015.03.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4559868PMC
June 2015

Is disorganization a feature of schizophrenia or a modifying influence: evidence of covariation of perceptual and cognitive organization in a non-patient sample.

Psychiatry Res 2014 Jun 12;217(1-2):1-8. Epub 2014 Mar 12.

Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 675 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA; University Behavioral Health Care at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 671 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08855, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2014.03.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4011996PMC
June 2014

A randomized-controlled trial of an intervention to improve antidepressant adherence among Latinos with depression.

Depress Anxiety 2013 Jul 8;30(7):688-96. Epub 2013 Jan 8.

VA New Jersey Health Care System, Mental Health & Behavioral Sciences, Lyons, New Jersey 07939, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/da.22052DOI Listing
July 2013

Barriers to mental health care utilization in Parkinson's disease.

J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 2013 Jun 15;26(2):105-16. Epub 2013 Apr 15.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0891988713481269DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3644337PMC
June 2013

Concordance between measured and self-perceived weight status of persons with serious mental illness.

Psychiatr Serv 2013 Jan;64(1):91-3

University Behavioral HealthCare, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 151 Centennial Ave., Suite 1500, Piscataway, NJ 08855, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ps.201100515DOI Listing
January 2013

Predictors of treatment response to cognitive-behavioral therapy for depression in Parkinson's disease.

J Consult Clin Psychol 2012 Aug 12;80(4):694-9. Epub 2012 Mar 12.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0027695DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3376684PMC
August 2012

Influence of patient race and ethnicity on clinical assessment in patients with affective disorders.

Arch Gen Psychiatry 2012 Jun;69(6):593-600

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey University Behavioral HealthCare and Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08855, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archgenpsychiatry.2011.2040DOI Listing
June 2012

Telephone-based cognitive-behavioral therapy for depression in Parkinson disease.

J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 2011 Dec;24(4):206-14

Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0891988711422529DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3571630PMC
December 2011

Physical symptoms and psychosocial correlates of somatization in pediatric primary care.

Clin Pediatr (Phila) 2011 Oct 16;50(10):904-9. Epub 2011 May 16.

Vanderbilt Medical School, Nashville, TN, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0009922811406717DOI Listing
October 2011

Cognitive-behavioral therapy for depression in Parkinson's disease: a randomized, controlled trial.

Am J Psychiatry 2011 Oct 15;168(10):1066-74. Epub 2011 Jun 15.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey–Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ajp.2011.10111669DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3186855PMC
October 2011

Service use among patients with serious mental illnesses who presented with physical symptoms at intake.

Psychiatr Serv 2011 Oct;62(10):1146-51

Department of Quality Improvement,University Behavioral HealthCare, Piscataway, NJ, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/ps.62.10.pss6210_1146DOI Listing
October 2011

Psychophysiologic treatment for patients with medically unexplained symptoms: a randomized controlled trial.

Psychosomatics 2011 May-Jun;52(3):218-29

Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psym.2011.01.015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3403725PMC
September 2011

The long-term trajectory of depression among Latinos in primary care and its relationship to depression care disparities.

Gen Hosp Psychiatry 2011 Mar-Apr;33(2):94-101. Epub 2011 Jan 19.

Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Lyons, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2010.12.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3197230PMC
September 2011

The role of inflammatory cytokines in cognition and other non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease.

Psychosomatics 2010 Nov-Dec;51(6):474-9

Psychiatry & Neurology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, D207A, 671 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.psy.51.6.474DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2987579PMC
March 2011

The role of complex emotions in inconsistent diagnoses of schizophrenia.

J Nerv Ment Dis 2010 Sep;198(9):609-13

Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ-University Behavioral HealthCare and Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08855-1392, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/NMD.0b013e3181e9dca9DOI Listing
September 2010

The impact of antidepressant treatment on cognitive functioning in depressed patients with Parkinson's disease.

J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 2010 ;22(2):188-95

Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, D317, 675 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/jnp.2010.22.2.188DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2872099PMC
August 2010

Stigma and depression treatment utilization among Latinos: utility of four stigma measures.

Psychiatr Serv 2010 Apr;61(4):373-9

Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 671 Hoes Ln., D306, Piscataway, NJ 08854-5635, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/ps.2010.61.4.373DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3222155PMC
April 2010

Inconsistencies in diagnosis and symptoms among bilingual and English-speaking Latinos and Euro-Americans.

Psychiatr Serv 2009 Oct;60(10):1379-82

Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Hispanic Clinic, New Haven, CT 06519, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/ps.2009.60.10.1379DOI Listing
October 2009

Ramelteon for the treatment of insomnia in menopausal women.

Menopause Int 2009 Mar;15(1):13-8

Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 675 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1258/mi.2009.009002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2668536PMC
March 2009

Role of psychiatric comorbidity in chronic Lyme disease.

Arthritis Rheum 2008 Dec;59(12):1742-9

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08903-0019, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/art.24314DOI Listing
December 2008

Somatic complaints in primary care: further examining the validity of the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-15).

Psychosomatics 2006 Sep-Oct;47(5):392-8

Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 671 Hoes Lane D306, Piscataway, NJ 08854-5635, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.psy.47.5.392DOI Listing
October 2006

Ethnicity and clinical psychiatric diagnosis in childhood.

Adm Policy Ment Health 2006 Sep;33(5):558-67

Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10488-006-0069-8DOI Listing
September 2006

Cognitive-behavioral therapy for somatization disorder: a randomized controlled trial.

Arch Intern Med 2006 Jul;166(14):1512-8

Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://archinte.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?doi=10.1001/arc
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archinte.166.14.1512DOI Listing
July 2006

Efficacy of the team solutions program for educating patients about illness management and treatment.

Psychiatr Serv 2006 Jun;57(6):822-8

University Behavioral HealthCare (UBHC) and Robert Wood Johnson Medical School of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ), Piscataway, New Jersey 08855, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/ps.2006.57.6.822DOI Listing
June 2006

Idiopathic physical symptoms: a common manifestation of psychiatric disorders in primary care.

CNS Spectr 2006 Mar;11(3):201-10

Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854-5635, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s1092852900014371DOI Listing
March 2006

The relationship between ataque de nervios and unexplained neurological symptoms: a preliminary analysis.

J Nerv Ment Dis 2005 Jan;193(1):32-9

Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ, 675 Hoes Lane, D306, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.nmd.0000149216.29035.31DOI Listing
January 2005

Managing atypical antipsychotic-associated weight gain: 12-month data on a multimodal weight control program.

J Clin Psychiatry 2004 Apr;65(4):471-7

Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, D207A, 671 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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April 2004

The value of pseudoneurological symptoms for assessing psychopathology in primary care.

Psychosom Med 2004 Jan-Feb;66(1):141-6

UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854-5635, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.psy.0000107883.14385.ecDOI Listing
March 2004

Psychosocial treatments for multiple unexplained physical symptoms: a review of the literature.

Psychosom Med 2002 Nov-Dec;64(6):939-50

Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School-University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.psy.0000024231.11538.8fDOI Listing
June 2003

Diagnostic patterns in Latino, African American, and European American psychiatric patients.

Arch Gen Psychiatry 2003 Jun;60(6):637-44

University Behavioral HealthCare, Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway 08855, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archpsyc.60.6.637DOI Listing
June 2003

Social cognitive complexity and depression: cognitive complexity moderates the correlation between depression self-ratings and global self-evaluation.

J Nerv Ment Dis 2002 Oct;190(10):670-6

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, 671 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, New Jersey, 08855-1392, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/00005053-200210000-00003DOI Listing
October 2002

Medically unexplained physical symptoms in medical practice: a psychiatric perspective.

Environ Health Perspect 2002 Aug;110 Suppl 4:631-6

Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1241217PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1289/ehp.02110s4631DOI Listing
August 2002